Popular Treasure Island Resort & Casino Amenity Sets Sail

Welch, Minn., ­­­­­May 26, 2021 – After an 18-month hiatus, the Spirit of the Water returns to Treasure Island Resort & Casino’s marina for the 2021 cruise season. This popular amenity offers casino-goers the chance to break away from the action-packed gaming floor and enjoy a relaxing lunch, brunch or dinner cruise while taking in the panoramic sights and natural sounds of the Mississippi River valley.

Public sightseeing cruises are available Saturdays and Sundays. For more information regarding safety measures, accessibility or to make a reservation, visit https://www.ticasino.com/spirit-of-the-water/.

2021 Public Cruise Schedule

Saturday Lunch Cruise, Noon-2:30pm, $25

Saturday Dinner Cruise, 6pm-8:30pm, $35

Sunday Brunch Cruise, 11am-1:30pm, $35

Sunday Dinner Cruise, 4:30pm-7pm, $35

Lunch menus feature a choice of pulled pork, smoked BBQ brisket sandwiches or grilled polenta. Dinner menus feature mouth-watering prime rib or roasted turkey.

Private charters are available and a popular option for corporate groups, executive meetings, groom’s dinners and bridal showers. Bookings for private events can be made by contacting the Treasure Island Sales team at 1-800-222-7077.

Keeping the Spirit of the Water on course this season is Captain Lee Hendrix. During his 40+ year career, Hendrix piloted the American, Delta and Mississippi Queen Steamboats, large and small passenger vessels for casinos in Illinois and Iowa, and proudly served as Captain on the M/V Mississippi, the largest towboat in the United States. This will be Hendrix’s first season captaining Spirit of the Water.